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Egypt looking to expand EgyptAir fleet

Abdul Aziz Fadel, Egyptian civil aviation minister has said he's seeking expand the size of EgyptAir's to 150 aircraft by 2020, and 200 by 2050, despite the considerable losses the carrier incurred as a result of recent decline in tourism, Daily News Egypt has reported. Fadel also said he hoped to increase the capacity of Egypt's airports to accommodate 35 million passengers, in addition to developing the Cairo airport's second passenger reception building.